Here’s your Thursday Boil!
Houston Astros News
Astros break out in the 6th (mlb.com)
Non-Houston Astros AL West News
MLB Network’s Amsinger: Mariners camp ‘best vibe’ he’s seen in spring (sports.mynorthwest.com)
Nottingham’s inside-the-park HR (mlb.com)
2 AL West teams the Angels should fear, 1 team that is a fraud (halohangout.com)
Elephant Rumblings: Can Ramon Laureano make a comeback in 2023? (athleticsnation.com)
Outfield prospect Lawrence Butler impresses A’s in first big-league camp (sfchronicle.com)
Non-AL West MLB News
Houston Astros Birthdays
Lefty Reymin Guduan (31) pitched in 32 games over parts of three seasons with Houston, from 2017 through 2019. In 24 2⁄3 innings, he racked up an 8.03 ERA and a 1.986 WHIP.
Right-handed pitcher Mickey Storey (37) pitched in 26 games for the 2012 Astros, striking out 34 in 30 1⁄3 innings and authoring a 1.220 WHIP.